Afghanistan will play India, the top-ranked Test nation, after becoming full members of the International Cricket Council (ICC) last year.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced that Mohamamd Shami’s name has been removed from the squad for the one-off test match against Afghanistan.
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By: Sports Desk | Updated: June 11, 2018 9:01:39 Ajinkya Rahane will lead India against Afghanistan.
DUBAI: India captain Ajinkya Rahane today termed it is a "privilege" to be a part of a historic first Test match against Afghanistan.
[Afghanistan], June 11 (ANI): Afghanistan skipper Asghar Stanikzai has stated that his side have got better spinners than India as the former team prepare for their historic maiden Test match at the M.Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore on Thursday.
Afghanistan are on the cusp of a series win against Bangladesh in the three-match Twenty20 International series after winning the first game by 45 runs.
The bullets and blasts narrative that is associated with sportspersons from war-ravaged countries doesn’t sit well with Afghanistan speedster Shapoor Zadran, who wants the stereotypical perception to change.